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Robert John Wagner

Car accident Attorney at Oklahoma City, OK

5.0   8 reviews

also known as Robert J. Wagner

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  • Licensed for 27 years
    State OK
    Acquired 1996
    Authorized to Practice Law No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Learn Robert’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Car accident
    If you've been injured in an automobile accident, contact one of the lawyers with WAGNER LAW FIRM for a FREE initial consultation.

    27 years

  2. Discrimination
    Whether you were denied a job or exposed to discrimination on the basis of sex, race, age or disability, see one of the lawyers with Wagner Law firm for a FREE initial consultation.

    27 years

  3. Family
    Contact one of the lawyers with WAGNER LAW FIRM for a dissolution of marriage or (in come cases) an annulment with better communication and lower cost.

  4. Adoption
    Adoptions can be affordable, contact WAGNER LAW FIRM today to schedule a consultation.

  5. Estate planning
    Preparation can make things much easier for your family, we offer FREE initial consultations to assist you with planning of your estate often making it possible to avoid probate all together.

  6. Probate
    Sometimes even with preplanning, probate is still needed to resolve certain issues obtaining a court order to stop conflict.

  7. Wrongful termination
    A subset of employment law relates to cases where an employee is terminated for engaging in a protected activity or where the employer's action is a violation of public policy.


Before beginning a career in law, I worked in the photography industry in both sales of supplies, cameras, etc. but also as a Studio Grip and lab tech.  I started the Photojournalism program at the University of Missouri but before completing my degree opened a camera store in Columbia Missouri.  My wife (of 34 years) Kerry was accepted into the OCU Law School in 1989 so we moved to Oklahoma City.

I worked for 3 years with Glamour Shots / Candid Color Systems and attended Law School myself between 1992 and 1995.

Kerry and I practiced together from July 1997, until she died on April 22, 2018.  Jon Gores joined the firm in 2013 and has been assisting with and/or handling most Family Law, Adoption, Personal Injury and Employment discrimination cases since since February 2013 when he joined the firm.

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Robert John Wagner
4401 N Classen Blvd.
Suite 100
Oklahoma City, OK, 73118


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Posted by Scotty | June 12, 2014
Family Law
Robert Wagner helped our family in a Child Custody case. To avoid extenuating coast he mediated with both parties involved representing us. Robert was able to get both parties to come to a reasonable agreement He based all information presented on the child's report of events as the child was of age to be heard in court. I would, and am currently using Mr.Wagner's Services in current legal matters. I find him very informative and up to date on current family law.
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Posted by Tori | June 6, 2014
One of the Good Ones
I was blessed to have Mr. Wagner and his associates as my Counsel in a Paternity Case where the safety and well being of my 3 yr old dtr was concerned. From day one I was given understanding and compassion. I was a single mother in transition of my career but they worked with me and allowed me to provide an above average counsel to my case. Ultimately I receive more than I dreamed of in the decision and I attribute most of that to Mr Wagner and his Firm. I am eternally in their debt. At a low time in my life I was able to gain such wonderful counsel. I also needed other counsel for another matter and he gave me another wonderful referral. I was truly blessed from having him as my lawyer.
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Posted by Danielle | April 28, 2021
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| Consulted Attorney
Questions about Probate
I spoke with Jon Gores about a complicated probate situation. He is very knowledgeable and explained everything to me perfectly! I was so lost and confused about our situation before I called him. He was very kind and I highly recommend him!
Posted by Jay | September 10, 2018
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Out of the answers to my question, I could tell yours was provided with great attention to details.
Other answers provided general advice about similar situations. Although my case is out of the ordinary and the explanation lengthy, Robert John Wagner gave my question the attention it needed rather than a general skim-through answer. Thank you!
Posted by Dominic | July 23, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Out of State Dad
I am an out of state Father whose son resides in Oklahoma City. I hired Wagner Law firm to represent me in a paternity / visitation case.’I basically had nothing set on paper before I went into it. They gave me advice and got every necessary paperwork filed as well as appearing in court. I have a little ways to go before I see the results I would like but they helped guide me with the best of their ability and were very fair in terms of cost. I recommend Mr. Wagner and Mr. Gores for Famiky Law in OKC.
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Posted by anonymous | October 17, 2017
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| Consulted Attorney
Quick response
Gave me an educated opinion based on info i gave him and was quick to respond. I really appreciated it as i am clearly not a lawyer and have no idea about that stuff. Thank you for responding
Posted by Brenda | July 14, 2017
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| Consulted Attorney
Mr. Wagner
he is just about the nicest person you wanna meet and talk too. Very informative and gives great advice. although my case was time barred. He still spoke with me for over an hour discussing things.. I highly recommend Mr. Wagner and his office staff...
Posted by anonymous | February 16, 2017
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| Consulted Attorney
He really helped.
Mr. Wagner gave me extremely practical advice to get me out of an extremely tight situation. He was excellent. Really nothing more that I could add. If you are in OKC and in need of matrimonial legal-fu he is your guy.
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AVVO RATING 9.1 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Vice President
  • 1997 - Present
  • Private Practice
  • 1996 - 1997
  • Intern
  • Stipe Law Firm / Oklahoma City
  • 1994 - 1995


  • Oklahoma City University School of Law
  • Juris Doctor
  • 1995
  • Oklahoma City University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1992

Legal Cases

  • Washington-Walker v Univ. of Okla. Bd. of Regents, 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 49387
  • Motions to Dismiss were denied or found to be moot, Sufficient facts were plead under Rehab Act, OADA, FMLA, and State waived immunity under ADA so all may go forward.
  • Pugh v City of Okla. City, 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 166138
  • Court held that the damages were applicable and NOT barred as a "Punitive" damage against a municipality.
  • M J Neunlist v Build One Development
  • Supreme Court denied Writ of Certiorari


  • Photographic Art and Science Foundation; International Photography Hall of Fame & Museum
  • President
  • 2013 - Present
  • Oklahoma Employment Law Association
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • Oklahoma Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Member
  • 1996 - Present
  • Oklahoma County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1996 - Present
  • Photographic Art and Science Foundation
  • President
  • 2013 - 2014
  • Oklahoma Employment Law Association
  • Executive Committee
  • 2003 - 2013
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2023
  • Preeminent 5.0 out of 5
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015
  • 110% Award (effort)
  • Arthur Stout
  • N/A


  • 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 49387
  • Washington-Walker v. Univ. of Okla. Bd. of Regents
  • 2016

Speaking Engagements

  • Guest Speaker
  • Photography and the Law
  • 2011

Attorney endorsements

Received (11)
Given (4)
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Family Attorney | Jul 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. He answers family law questions when they go beyond my criminal law expertise...thanks."
Car accident Attorney | Jan 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. Wagner is an excellent advocate for his clients. I would not hesitate to recommend him to a client in need. He is also an asset to the Avvo Community, providing invaluable resources to those seeking help."
Family Attorney | Jul 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Mr Wagner has shown through his participation at AVVO that his advice and suggestions are sound and very on point."
Family Attorney | Feb 22
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer."
Family Attorney | May 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I greatly appreciate Robert's participation here at AVVO and his willingness to permit me to pick his brain by phone or email. His information and suggestions are always well thought out and benefit not just those who pose questions, but other participating counsel as well. I readily and happily endorse Robert Wagner."
Family Attorney | Mar 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. Wagner's advice is often concise and to the point on matters involving family law. His experience and professionalism speak highly of his knowledge and abilities to assist clients in even the most complicated case. I would recommend him to anyone needing assistance in the Oklahoma City area."
Litigation Attorney | Apr 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. Wagner is a fine attorney and litigator. In cases I have had with him representing the other side, he has always been very prepared and showed excellent knowledge of the facts and the law. I endorse Mr. Wagner without hesitation."
Unknown Attorney | Apr 09
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer. Highly respected in the community."
Workers compensation Attorney | Jan 19
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer. He obviously has experience and his advice is sound."
Unknown Attorney | Dec 31
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community."
Adoption Attorney | Dec 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I wholeheartedly endorse this lawyer. A brilliant, trustworthy and highly respected attorney in the legal community."
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Oklahoma City Car accident Lawyer Robert John Wagner
Robert John Wagner
Car accident Attorney
Oklahoma City, OK
Licensed for 27 years
Virtual consultation available